Between The Pipes

We would like to take this opportunity to say Thank You to those who took this leap with us on our web-based workshop, presenters and students alike, we appreciate your support. 

Please plan to join us next year for our in person conference May 23, 2022 - May 25, 2022 at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona, NY. There will be networking with exhibitors and operators, as well as many training options. We look forward to seeing you next May in Verona! 

We sincerely appreciate the following sponsors who have committed to a sponsorship for our 2022 Annual Technical Training Workshop & Exhibition in Verona May 23-25, 2022. These sponsorships will be used for door prizes and a Sponsorship Grand Prize for attendees.

1) Premier Sponsors - Koester Associates, and G.A. Fleet Associates, Inc.

2) Gold Sponsors - Mueller Company, EJ Prescott, General Control Systems, Inc. and Ti-SALES

3) Silver Sponsors - Auctions International, Kennedy Valve and M&H and BCA Architects & Engineers

4) Golf Hole Sponsors - EJ Prescott

If you are an Associate Member or Exhibitor and wish to provide a sponsorship for our 2022 Annual Technical Training Workshop & Exhibition, please reach out to Jamie Herman at

Thank you one and all for your continued support of this association!

President – Matt Thorp – Village of Maybrook – White Plains Region

Vice-President – Phil Badman – Village of Sodus – Finger Lakes Region

Secretary/Treasurer – Bill Pickett – Village of Brownville – Northeast Central Region

Director – Florence Braunius – Lake Pleasant Park, LLC – Capital Region

Director – John O’Connell III – Town of Throop – Director at Large/National Director

Director – Jerry Barron – Town of Holland – Buffalo Region

Associate Delegate – Jim Dwyer – ESC Environmental

Harper Haines Fluid Control, Inc.
Harper Haines Fluid Control, Inc. is a CLA-VAL Authorized Field Service Team for all of New York. To save you money, we can rebuild your “in-place” control valves, perform on-site valve inspections and provide routine valve maintenance. Our shop includes extensive CLA-VAL parts inventory for a fast on-site response. Between our experienced Technical Sales Staff and our Factory Trained Service Mechanics, all repairs are application focused and reliable.
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Learn more about NRWA Affinity Programs by visiting the NRWA website (
or by calling 1-800-545-1054. 

Slack Chemical Company, Inc.
Metropolitan Industries, Inc.
Upcoming Training

We have received several phone calls and emails regarding Grade A Compliant Laboratory classes in recent weeks. Starting in the last week of February, we are planning no less than 18 lab classes across the state over the course of 2021. These sessions will be in-person, and will meet the mandates for social distancing and masks where applicable. Additional classes will be added, if necessary, to meet the needs of our members. Please check our website often at: for our renewal course offerings.


Don't have time to spend traveling to sit in a class all day? The best place to receive renewal web based training is at home or work, whichever your schedule allows. You can work at your own pace. SunCoast Learning Systems offers some great topics that will fit your certification requirement needs. Online courses are New York State approved and offer the flexibility and convenience you are looking for. For more information call 1-800-269-1181 or visit

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Flomatic Corporation®
Flomatic Valves, Located in Glens Falls NY, is a local valve manufacturer of Gate, Check, Control, Foot, Plug, Butterfly Valves, and more… We believe that aside from manufacturing High Quality Valves Built To Last, access to unparalleled support is just as vital. So, if you have questions our support staff is just one phone call away – or maybe - just a few towns over. Call Today 518-761-9797 or visit
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Napoli Shkolnik PLLC
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